The first table below looks at the demand for Windows 2000 Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 2000 Server over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the North West region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 2000 Server
Rank 131 113 126
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +13
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 Server 4 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.13% 0.17% 0.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.56% 0.73% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate £284 £150 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+89.16% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £150 £238
% change year-on-year
+86.66% -36.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 £28.50 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.12% -3.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £13.67 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+22.57% -47.44%
Operating Systems Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
715 547 700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 22.59% 22.69% 22.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 238 298
Average daily rate £280 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £150 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.91% -3.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 75 70
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £9.30 £10.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £30.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Windows 2000 Server
England

Windows 2000 Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows 2000 Server across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 2000 Server Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Windows 2000 Server
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows 2000 Server across the North West region.

Windows 2000 Server Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Windows 2000 Server
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows 2000 Server across the North West region.

Windows 2000 Server Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Windows 2000 Server
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 2000 Server within the North West region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Cheshire -10 4 £284 - 1
Merseyside - - - -
Manchester - - - - 1
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England

Windows 2000 Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Windows 2000 Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 2000 Server.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) vSphere
3 2 (33.33%) MetaFrame
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 2 (33.33%) Apple
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) VoIP
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (33.33%) Local Government
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (33.33%) VLAN

Windows 2000 Server
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Windows 2000 Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 2000 Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) WAN
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) VLAN
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (33.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) DBA
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) SQL DBA
1 2 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) IT Support
1 2 (33.33%) Server Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Vista
3 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 2 (33.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
1 2 (33.33%) AppleScript
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) XenApp
2 2 (33.33%) vSphere
2 2 (33.33%) MetaFrame
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Citrix
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Apple
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
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